Comedian, Podcast Host

Matt Besser is an improviser, character actor, and co-founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and the UCB sketch show on Comedy Central that preceded the theaters. He’s created such shows as Comedy Central’s fake debate series “Crossballs: and is one of the regulars of the longest running improv show in the world, “Assssscat”. Along with Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh, he is the author of “The Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual”. Matt Besser hosts “improv4humans with Matt Besser”, a weekly improvised comedy podcast on Earwolf where has also made such series as “My Dead Wife, the Robot Car” and “Stolen Idea: a Punk Rock Musical”. He is currently touring his standup show “Pot Humor” which was recently filmed by Comedy Dynamics in a marijuana filled cannabis club in Portland.